The ApsaraVideo Live console provides the following menu modules in the left-side navigation pane: Streaming Management, Acceleration, Scenario-based Services, Data Center, and Tools. This topic describes the Overview page of the console and features that are provided in each menu module of the console.

Overview page

  1. Log on to the ApsaraVideo Live console.
  2. View the Overview page.
    Section Description
    Bandwidth Usage You can view the total traffic and the peak bandwidth used for ApsaraVideo Live of the previous day, 7 days, or 30 days. You can also view the trend charts of your ingested streams, transcoding durations, and recording durations of the previous day, 7 days, or 30 days.
    Get Started Provides a link that directs you to the Getting Started page.
    API Reference Provides a link that directs you to the API Reference page.
    Download SDKs Provides a link that directs you to the SDK download page.
    Billing Method Displays the billing methods of your live streaming services, provides the All Billable Items button that you can click to have an overview of the billing policies of all live streaming services, and provides the Pricing button that you can click to view the pricing details of all live streaming services on the Alibaba Cloud official website.
    Recommended Configurations Provides links that direct you to the pages for recommended configurations and help documentation.


The following table describes the features that are provided in the left-side navigation pane of the ApsaraVideo Live console.

Feature Section Description
Streaming Management Streams Allows you to manage various video streams of ApsaraVideo Live.
Recordings Allows you to manage recordings of ApsaraVideo Live.
Snapshots Allows you to manage snapshots of ApsaraVideo Live.
Acceleration Domains Allows you to configure and manage domain names, and monitor resources that the domain names use.
Scenario-based Services Production Studios Allows you to configure, use, and manage production studios.
DRM Management Allows you to use DRM encryption. You can upload certificates, configure keys, configure transcoding templates, and configure the player.
Data Center Statistics-Usage Collects statistics on resource usage, such as the streaming bandwidth and traffic, the number of ingested streams, and transcoding durations.
Monitoring Provides resource monitoring and real-time monitoring for domain names.
Live Monitoring Provides real-time monitoring for various types of live streaming projects.
Statistics-Visits Collects statistics on the number of unique visitors, distribution of users, and domain name ranking.
Log Management Allows you to download logs and deliver real-time logs.
Tools URL Generators You can use the URL generators to generate an ingest URL for third-party software, such as Open Broadcaster Software (OBS), to ingest streams.
Troubleshooting Allows you to diagnose common stream ingest and playback issues and provides suggestions for you to resolve specific exceptions.
IP Address Check Allows you to query whether an IP address belongs to an Alibaba Cloud CDN node, and the region and Internet service provider (ISP) to which an IP address belongs.